|At the farm|
Item is an amateur film documenting Diana, Barbara, Victor Vance, and John Fife Spencer swimming in the pool at Earlscourt, and children with horses. [1930?]. Item # MI-42
Keywords: Children; Swimming; Horses
|Polo June/27 - Douglas Lake vs. Vancouver - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting a polo game between Douglas Lake and the Vancouver Polo Team. The film includes footage of crowds and poloists between periods of play, and a full shot of Colonel Chaplin on horse. 1927. Item # MI-135
Keywords: Crowds; Automobiles; Polo; Horses; Automobile parking lots; Athletic fields
|RCMP Musical Ride - Eileen Brennan|
Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver RCMP Musical Ride. It contains footage of police on horses perfoming in formation at Hastings Park racetrack in front of an RCMP conducted band and a crowd. Houses in the Hastings-Sunrise area to the east of Hastings Park are also shown. 1958. Item # MI-221
Keywords: Police on horses; Crowds; Bands; Hastings-Sunrise (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Coqu[itlam] Lake Okanagan and [Myra] Canyon [and] Start of PNE Parade - Eileen Brennan|
Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition Parade and British Columbia scenery. The film begins with footage probably taken from a Kettle Valley Railroad train going through the Okanagan. The film ends with footage of floats in the P.N.E parade. Identified floats and performers include Shell, White Spot, and the New Westminster Shrine Club General Band. Businesses shown include Oscar's, Standard Stations, British American Oil Company, Canadian Pacific Rail...
Keywords: Parade; Police on horses; Crowds; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Canyons; Bridges; Lakes and ponds
|Polo Game for BC Challenge Trophy, June 20, 1928 - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting the Vancouver Polo team defeating Douglas Lake 13-4 for BC Challenge Trophy. The film contains footage primarily of the match being played, with Norman Drysdale scoring for the Vancouver Team. It also shows Mrs. E. W. Hamber and Mrs. Kydd presenting the trophy to the victorius team, composed of Norman Drysdale, Colonel R. S. Chaplin, Hon. J. W. Fordham and Eric Hamber...
Keywords: Polo; Athletic fields; Rewards (prizes; etc.); Children; Crowds; Horses; GovernmentÂ officials; Governors general
|Farm - (Colored) Summer 1935 - Chickens & Ducks at farm - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting Eric Hamber and three unidentified female companions riding horses in the stable yards (possibly at the Hamber ranch at Minnekhada in Coquitlam). The films shows footage primarily of chicken and ducks moving about the farm. 1935. Item # MI-147
Keywords: Agricultural buildings; Barns; Stables; Farms; Houses; Chickens; Domestic animals; Birds; Horses; Governors general
|Buccaneer Bay & Ranch - May 24/34 - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting Mrs. E. W. Hamber at a beach accompanied by several female and male companions in bathing suits getting ready for a swim. The film also shows footage of sailboats on the ocean, a boy holding a dog and three unidentified women in riding costumes on horseback at a ranch (possibly Minnekhada Regional Park in Coquitlam, BC). 1933. Item # MI-144
Keywords: Women; Men; Crowds; Horses; Horse farms; Stables; Ranches; Boys; Dogs; Bays; Beaches; Sailboats; Rowboats; Yachts
|Taken '/38 by Webber boat scenes (Vencedor) 12 Riders at ranch - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting the crew of the Hamber yacht Vencedor spending free time on deck of the vessel and diving in the ocean. The film also shows footage of Mrs. E. W. Hamber with guests on board the yacht; Vencedor docking at the Britannia Beach piers on Howe sound; and 12 riders posing on horseback. 1938. Item # MI-149
Keywords: Yachts; Diving; Seamen; Labourers; Piers; docks and wharves; Horses; Horsemanship; Houses; Sailboats; Coast ranges
|PNE Parade - Start of the RCMP Musical Ride - Eileen Brennan|
Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition Parade and British Columbia scenery. The film begins with footage of floats in the P.N.E parade. Identified floats and performers include the train from Montreal to Port Moody 1886, New Westminster, Comox Valley, Sannich, Vancouver Fire Department, Fraser Expedition, Canadian Order of Foresters, The Moonlighters, Horseshoe Bay, and the P.N.E Minstrel Band...
Keywords: Parade; Police on horses; Crowds; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Bands; Buildings; Courthouses; Flags; Automobiles; Hotels; Hastings-Sunrise (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Very Good - Ducks Riding etc. - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting Mrs. E. W. Hamber and an unidentified male companion rowing a boat in wetland and Mr. E. W. with several unidentified female companions riding horses and clearing hurdles at the Hamber Minnekhada ranch in Coquitlam. The film also shows footage of a dog catching a game bird, of cattle grazing, as well as images of flocks of wild geese, and chicken and ducks at the farm...
Keywords: Boats and boating; Farms; Ranches; Birds; Chickens; Houses; Rivers; Forests; Trees; Lakes and ponds; Dogs; Rowboats; Hunting; Horses; Horsemanship; Livestock; Horse racing; Women; Governors general; Views
|Minnekhada Ranch - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting Mrs. E. W. Hamber with 8 guests horseback riding over obstacle course in the forest of the Hamber Minnekhada ranch in Coquitlam. Some of the guests posing full front on camera alongside Mrs. Hamber are Garleigh and Marjorie Greenwood, and Mayor L. B. Taylor. The film also shows footage of various farm animals, such as foals in a corral, sheep and fowl. 193?. Item # MI-152
Keywords: Farms; Ranches; Horses; Horse farms; Horsemanship; Horse riding; Trees; Forests; Stables; Agricultural labourers; Chickens; Domestic animals; Vancouver (B.C.)--Mayors; Crowds
|Sky Hawks [tape # 27] - Yaletown Entertainment Corp.|
1992. Item is raw footage shot for a one hour television network documentary featuring Canada's Military Parachute Team, the Sky Hawks. Original camera source tape 27. Includes footage of military men running at dawn, an airplane taking off, men with parachutes and helmets getting on an airplane, men and supplies parachuting to the ground in military green, and the Sky Hawks performing sky diving feats with smoke, and parachuting to the ground, some formation parachuting, a wind sock, a man on a...
Keywords: Military; Men; Military unifroms; Airplanes; Parachutes; Horses; Buses; Air pilots
|"Expo" day 3 - cam[era] rolls 4-5 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1986. Film consists of raw footage taken at Expo86 and includes scenes of the Minolta Space Drop ride, food carts, crowds, the gondolas and the view from the gondola ride, people walking on the seawall, RCMP officers, the RCMP musical ride (outdoor venue, crowds seated on grass), the floating McDonalds (and the McDonalds “Tidy Tug” picking up floating garbage), a beer garden, music, pavilion signs, Expo 86 grounds and the outside of several national and provincial pavilions...
Keywords: Police; Police on horses; Entertainers; Expo 86; Food vendors; Police on horses; Crowds; Musicians; Boats and ships; Seawalls; Flags; Model ships; Transportation; Sailboats; Statues; Amusement parks
|Expo day 2 - cam[era] roll 4 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1986. Includes raw footage taken at Expo 86 showing crowds, the Canadian Pavilion, of a wall of television screens, the Hystar Airship flying in the Canadian Pavilion, RCMP musical ride, Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales, with other dignitaries, watching the musical ride, close up shots of RCMP officers, and a clown dressed-up like a policeman. Silent film. Reference code: AM1553-8-S7-: MI-241
Keywords: Royal visits; Entertainers; Police; Police on horses; Expo 86; Art--public; Tourist trade; Crowds
|Majesty of water - New Horizon Films Ltd.|
1979. Film produced for for the Ministry of Tourism and Small Business Development by New Horizons Films. Reference code: AM1553-2-S4-: MI-268
Keywords: Aerial photographs; Waterfalls; Mountains--British Columbia; Water-supply; Rivers; Farms; Transportation; Glaciers; Horses; Rafts; Views; Valleys; Ranches; Rodeos; Lakes and ponds; Water skiing; Boats and ships; Fishing; Tourist trade; Fish hatcheries; Animals
|Expo day 2 - cam[era] rolls 1-3 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1986. Includes raw footage taken at Expo 86; includes shots of Prince Charles and Lady Diana, Princess of Wales, with Brian Mulrony visiting Vancouver and the Expo site. Captures scenes of the Snow Birds performing for Expo crowds. An RCMP band and mounted RCMP. Silent film. Reference code: AM1553-8-S7-: MI-240
Keywords: Royal visits; Airplanes; Crowds; Police on horses; Police; Expo 86; Crowds; Royal visits; Prime ministers; Dancing; Flags; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Sculpture; Sailboats; Costume; Journalists; Transportation; Bands; Boats and boating; Signs and signboards; Expo 86; Crowds; Royal visits; Prime ministers; Dancing; Flags; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Sculpture; Sailboats; Costume; Journalists; Transportation; Bands
|Focus on Expo - one inch master - Aug. '86 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
Aug. 1986. This item consists of video transfers of film footage shot at Expo 86. The raw footage was transferred to video and edited on tape into a finished production. According to the donor this is the original of the final production with sound and image combined. "Vancouver - Focus on Expo 86" was released August 1986 as a video postcard. Film featuring highlights of Expo 86 . Includes royal visit, highlights of USA, USSR, China, GM, Canada, BC, Folklife pavillions...
Keywords: Royal visits; Royalty; Expo 86; Pavilions; Cityscapes; Vancouver (B.C.)--Aerial photographs; Vancouver (B.C.); Vancouver (B.C.)--Celebrations; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.); Crowds; Parades; Police on horses; Signs and signboards; Boats and ships; Ferries; Transit and transportation; Transit and transportation--Rail transit; Transit systems; Transportation; Statues; Children; Musicians; Dancers; Children's activities; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Police; Amusement parks; Canoes and canoeing